Melbourne (Geographic Keyword)
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Datasets from Queen Street created by Sarah Hayes for the Suburban Archaeology Project.
Age of the Melbourne Interval (1952)
Ancient Man in Florida: Further Investigations (1929)
Annotated List of the Fossil Mammalia Associated With Human Remains at Melbourne, Florida (1950)
Archaeological and Historical Survey of the Melbourne Square Property (1981)
Artifacts Associated With the Remains of a Columbian Elephant at Melbourne, Florida (1924)
Casselden Place Archaeological Excavations
The Casselden Place Archaeological Excavations (50 Lonsdale Street) were conduced in two stages in May-July and November-December 2002 by Godden Mackay Logan, Austral Archaeology and the Archaeology Program at La Trobe University. The site is located in the eastern end of Melbourne CBD in the infamous 'Little Lon' precinct—an area that acquired a reputation in the 19th and early-20th centuries for squalor and vice. The site revealed evidence of Melbourne's earliest phases of settlement and...
Casselden Place Archaeological Excavations - Research Archive Report (2004)
Four volume report providing a comprehensive record of the archaeological excavation including trench reports, artefact reports, appendices.
Casselden Place Artefact catalogue (2004)
Artefact catalogue produced following the Casselden Place excavation.
Casselden Place Images (2004)
Selection of photographs from the Casselden Place assemblage. A total of 2,500 images were taken.
Commonwealth Block dataset (2012)
Suite of datasets arising from the Commonwealth Block project.
Cost, quality and value in historical archaeology
This doctoral research program explored three key concepts in nineteenth-century consumerism - cost, quality and value - and the role they play in examining the archaeological material culture of the modern world. It encompassed two primary strands of inquiry: one, a consumption-theory driven study of trade catalogues to analyse the cost and promotion of 19th-century tablewares; and two, a close study of production flaws observed in archaeological sherds. These culminated in a consideration of...
Discovery of Arrow Point Under Bones of Mastodon at Melborune, Florida (1929)
Discovery of Arrow-Point Under Bones of Mastodon at Melborune, Florida (1929)
Florida Man (1925)
Fossil Man Associated With Mammoth in Florida: New Evidence of the Antiquity of Man In America (1926)
Further Study of the Problem of Early Man in Florida (1929)
A Historical Archaeology of the Commonwealth Block 1850-1950
Melbourne’s Commonwealth Block was a central city neighbourhood that existed for a century (from roughly 1850 to 1950) as a place of working-class residence and employment. Intermeshed with these working-class networks was a complicated landscape of small-scale businesses, and a cluster of large factories. This project is an Australian Research Council-funded Linkage project undertaken by La Trobe University and Museum Victoria to consolidate, amalgamate and enhance the available site and...
Investigation of Evidence of Early Man at Melbourne and Vero, Florida (1927)
Little Lon excavations
Excavations undertaken over a five month period in 1987-1988 on the Commonwealth Block, formerly the inner-city working-class district of Little Lon in Melbourne’s CBD. The excavation revealed building foundations, hearths, cellars, cesspits and laneways. Due to multiple phases of occupation and concurrent demolition across the site was highly disturbed, but rich deposits were recovered from 14 cesspits and 11 rubbish dumps. At that time, the excavation at ‘Little Lon’ was the largest urban...
On the Geological Age of Pleistocene Vertebrates Found at Vero and Melbourne, Florida (1926)
Phase I Archaeological Survey of the Gladbrook, Melbourne, Marshalltown, Conrad, and Grundy Center Wastewater Treatment Facilities (1979)
Phase I Cultural Resource Survey of a 20 Acre Storage Facility Located Near Melbourne, Campbell County, Kentucky (1994)
Phase One Archeological Assessment of Three Alternative Pump Station Locations for the Melbourne Sewer System Project Campbell County, Kentucky (1991)
Preliminary Archaeological Reconnaissance of the Agrico Chemical Company's Proposed Bulk Fertilizer Storage Facility in Melbourne, Campbell County, Kentucky (1976)